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Antibodies to Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus-Membrane Antigens in Macaques with Malignant Lymphoma

  • P. J. Kanki
  • T. Homma
  • T. H. Lee
  • N. W. KingJr.
  • R. D. Hunt
  • M. Essex
Conference paper
Part of the Haematology and Blood Transfusion / Hämatologie und Bluttransfusion book series (HAEMATOLOGY, volume 29)

Abstract

Gallo and co-workers first described human T-cell leukemia virus (HTLV), a type C retrovirus isolated from an aggressive case of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma [27, 28]. Cases of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATLL), a unique mature T-cell malignancy, have also yielded numerous other isolates of HTLV [23, 7, 17, 35, 10, 29]. ATLL is seen at increased levels in southwestern Japan and the Caribbean, where seroepidemiologic studies have linked this tumor with HTLV type I. In such endemic regions, natural antibodies can be demonstrated in 4%–37% of the healthy adults whereas more than 90% of patients with ATLL have antibodies to HTLV (11, 31, 1, 32, 5, 20]. The prevalence of HTLV antibodies in healthy individuals is less than 1% in nonendemic areas [12, 6, 5, 20, 3, 4].

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Malignant Lymphoma Kalyanaraman Versus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. J. Kanki
    • 1
    • 2
  • T. Homma
    • 1
  • T. H. Lee
    • 1
  • N. W. KingJr.
    • 2
  • R. D. Hunt
    • 2
  • M. Essex
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cancer BiologyHarvard School of Public HealthBostonUSA
  2. 2.New England Regional Primate Research CenterHarvard Medical SchoolSouthboroughUSA

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